FORM 4 [ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person * Holding Olivia Britton 2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol FIRST CITIZENS BANCSHARES INC /DE/ [ FCNCA ] 5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)_____ Director                    __X__ 10% Owner
_____ Officer (give title below)    _____ Other (specify below)
(Last)         (First)         (Middle)
PO BOX 1352
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)
3/13/2020
(Street)
SMITHFIELD, NC 27577
(City)       (State)       (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)
 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line) _X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Class A Common  9/9/2020    G   V 402569  D $0.00  151451  D   
Class A Common  10/21/2020    G   V 2500  D $0.00  148951  D   
Class A Common  9/9/2020    G   V 402569  A $0.00  408649  I  By: Olivia B. Holding Revocable Trust 
Class A Common  10/21/2020    G   V 22500  D $0.00  386149  I  By: Olivia B. Holding Revocable Trust 
Class A Common                 10544  I  As beneficiary of Trust 
Class A Common                 12152  I  Co-Trustee of Peter McDonald Bristow 2019 Irrevocable Family Trust 
Class A Common                 2675  I (1) By Holding Properties, LLC 
Class A Common                 827  I (1) By E&F Properties, Inc. 
Class A Common                 12530  I (1) By Twin States Farming, Inc. 
Class A Common                 192063  I (1) By Southern BancShares (N.C.), Inc. and subsidiary 
Class A Common                 174469  I (1) By Yadkin Valley Company and subsidiary 
Class A Common                 100000  I (1) By Fidelity BancShares (N.C.), Inc. 
Class B Common                 4244  D   
Class B Common                 1225  I  As beneficiary of Trust 
Class B Common                 116973  I  By: Olivia B. Holding Revocable Trust 
Class B Common                 2156  I (1) By Holding Properties, LLC 
Class B Common                 200  I (1) By E&F Properties, Inc. 
Class B Common                 1355  I (1) By Twin States Farming, Inc. 
Class B Common                 22619  I (1) By Southern BancShares (N.C.), INc. and subsidiary 
Class B Common                 4150  I (1) By Yadkin Valley Company and subsidiary 
Depositary Shares (2)                22000  I (1) By Holding Properties, LLC 
Depositary Shares (2) 3/13/2020    P    40000  A $24.65  120000  I (1) By Southern BancShares (N.C.), Inc. 
Depositary Shares (2) 3/19/2020    P    78945  A $18.88 (3) 198945  I  By Southern BancShares (N.C.), Inc. 
Depositary Shares (2)                200000  I (1) By Fidelity BancShares (N.C.), Inc. 

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned (e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares

Explanation of Responses:
(1)  The reporting person is a director, officer, manager and/or shareholder of the companies that own these shares, but she disclaims beneficial ownership of the listed shares except to the extent of her pecuniary interest therein, if any, and this report shall not be deemed an admission that the reporting person is the beneficial owner of such securities for purposes of Section 16 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or for any other purpose.
(2)  Each Depositary Share represents a 1/40th interest in a share of the Issuer's 5.375% Non-Cumulative Perpetual Preferred Stock, Series A.
(3)  The price reported in Column 4 is a weighted average price. These shares were purchased in multiple transactions at prices ranging from $18.54 to $19.00 inclusive. The reporting person undertakes to provide First Citizens BancShares, Inc., and security holders of First Citizens BancShares, Inc., or the staff of the Securities and Exchange Commission, upon request full information regarding the number of shares purchased at each separate price within the above range.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Holding Olivia Britton
PO BOX 1352
SMITHFIELD, NC 27577

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Signatures
Olivia B. Holding, By: William R. Lathan, Jr., Attorney-in-fact 11/19/2020
**Signature of Reporting Person Date